What you missed: The biggest news from Think 2018

It’s official: Think 2018 was a huge success. Demos, learning sessions, speeches and celebrity performances made the event a truly unique experience for attendees. Now that the dust has settled and everyone has gone home, here’s a quick recap of some of biggest news from the event, with plenty of links to external coverage, so […]

M+W Group and AECOM transform multisite collaboration with IBM Cloud Object Storage and Nasuni

For a fast-growing global business, employee headcount, office locations and project opportunities can expand quickly. With an increase in projects and business opportunities, there’s no time to waste on slow file sharing or unreliable recovery. File sharing among business units in different locations can be difficult, with IT staff managing a combination of traditional network-attached […]

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Help accelerate AI initiatives with IBM Cloud Private

Forward-looking enterprises should be on the road to AI. Companies across the globe are looking to AI as a catalyst to transform their businesses and reinvent themselves as intelligent enterprises. To gain more insight around how companies are planning on using AI, the IBM Global C-suite Study program conducted a global survey of more than […]

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Mediktor uses AI supported by IBM Cloud to streamline triage of non-urgent medical cases

When you’re not feeling well, Googling your symptoms is not necessarily a good idea. There are so many sources of information online that contradict each other; how do you know which is right, if any? Reading about symptoms can make the most even-tempered person a hypochondriac. Business Insider reports that though people think that online […]

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The best technology grows and innovates over time

In 1993, as grunge and alternative music picked up momentum, the first beanie babies were released and Jurassic Park dominated the box office, computing was making big strides, too. The World Wide Web was born at CERN and Intel released the first Pentium microprocessor. IBM also released the world’s flagship enterprise messaging technology: MQ. Messaging […]

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FacePhi biometric solution for mobile banking runs on IBM Cloud

Smartphones put the whole world in the palm of users’ hands. They can manage their personal lives, interact with friends and social networks, and bank and shop online. But how can we know that our interactions and transactions are secure? Social networks, e-commerce companies and banks require user names and passwords, but according to Tech […]

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“Free the humans” at Automation 2018

I’ve attended several business technology events this year, including the AIIM Conference, OpexWeek and Think 2018, to name a few. I have begun to recognize a certain look in the eye from attendees at all those events, almost pleading, “Help me understand what’s happening.” When a transformational technology or solution emerges, such as digital business […]

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Digital disruption has transformed: The rise of incumbents

Recently, IBM conducted a massive study of hundreds of C-suite executives across the world. We weren’t certain what we would find. Would leaders of large firms fear that the next Uber or Airbnb would reshape their industry? Were incumbents struggling to keep pace? After seeing the results of the study, I can confidently answer this […]

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Get ahead with cognitive operations machine learning technology

At IBM Think 2018 I had many opportunities to interact with clients. Through those conversations, I gained numerous insights into the evolving challenges in the IT operations management space. I also learned a lot about the successes IBM clients are achieving with IBM cognitive management capabilities. The challenges around managing hybrid environments are not new, […]

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AI social robot uses IBM Watson technology for customer service

According to Forbes, “Offering second-to-none customer service could help your business to succeed no matter what the economic climate or latest technology craze.” Being available and offering knowledge go a long way toward strengthening customer relationships. That’s why Computer Gross Italia S.p.A. (CGI), an Italian information and communications technology distributor, uses Pepper, an AI sales […]

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Building operations automation in DevOps

According to the 2017 “State of DevOps Report,” the key metrics used to indicate high performance in IT organizations are deployment frequency, lead time and mean time to recover. As a continuous delivery guy, I’ve spent the last decade helping clients in the first two areas: rapidly determining if a change is good or bad, and […]

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IBM and Red Hat expand partnership to accelerate journeys to the cloud

As I meet with clients all over the world, it is clear that all cloud transformation journeys are not exactly the same. Clients want choices. So it is very exciting for me to share that today, at the Red Hat Summit, we announced an expansion of our long-standing partnership with Red Hat by certifying our […]

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How to find application integration success in a multicloud world

Imagine ordering groceries from an online grocer that promises a one-day delivery. After you quickly select your items and proceed to the checkout, you get stuck at the payment gateway, which takes too long to load. Just as you decide to abandon the sale, you get through and complete the checkout process. However, your order […]

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